Interesting Statistics

Here are some interesting statistics about the site.

  • There have been a total of 41618104 unique visits to this site since November 15, 2001.
  • There are a total of 385 experts and/or profiled scientists.
  • Now listing the profiles for 276 Canadian scientists in 39 areas of expertise.
  • 222 (80%) are men, 54 (20%) are women.
  • There are 268 scientists in 39 areas of expertise ready to field your questions to Ask-A-Scientist.
  • There have been 8617508 unique views to 268 scientists' profiles.
  • The oldest profiled scientist was born on May 2, 1797, the youngest scientist was born in December 10, 2011.
  • There are 4494 answers from experts to 4330 questions asked by our visitors.
  • The average age of question askers is 25.
  • Of the people who ask questions 38% are female.
  • There are 29 activities and games to try.
  • There are 253 questions in the quiz. Altogether, quiz questions have been answered correctly 245982 out of 567181 tries (43%).
  • For detailed site usage statistics go to the Sitemeter.com stats page.